Claude first met her husband Didier when he was 18 years old. The happy couple has been married for years now. They welcomed their first child Dylan on May 16, 1996.
Originally from Bayonne, France, Didier started playing soccer while he was in primary school. He made his league debut on September 27, 1985 after signing with Nantes in April 1983. After retiring in 2001 at the age of 32, Didier focused on football management. He then began coaching the French national team following the resignation of coach Laurent Blanc.